Ross Elementary

EMBRACED for who you are & EMPOWERED to be even more.


Jan 16  MLK Jr. Holiday (no school)

Jan 18-25 Book Fair 

Jan 23 Arts Night PK-2 5:30-7

Jan 24 Arts Night 3-5 5:30-7

Jan 25 End of Term 2 (no school for students)

Jan 27 January Birthday Celebrations

Mar 18 Ross Auction 6-10 pm Toolbox Pilates and Art Studio (1627 Connecticut Ave NW)



Call for Auction Items!

We are collecting donated items for the 2023 Ross silent auction. We are depending on the generosity of this community to pull off our biggest fundraising event of the year!

Can you donate any of the following by February 17th? Apartment rental for a weekend or week, Home-cooked meal or baked goods, Lessons for children or adults based on special skills (e.g., dance, sewing, cooking, etc.), Tickets to a show / sporting event, Hosting a party for a special event, Babysitting services, Gift cards

Join STEM in the CITY

This month we are inviting families to visit the SPARK Lab! in the Museum of American History. Become a great inventor and check out other important inventions throughout history in the museum! Visit in the month of January and send Mrs. Sawyer a photo to receive this month’s keychain charm.

School Meals

Breakfast will continue to be FREE for all DCPS students. Breakfast is served in the classroom each morning after the children enter the building.

Lunch is priced at $3.00 per student this year. You must set up a declining balance lunch account through MySchoolBucks for your child to purchase meals. You will need your child’s ID number which you can get from Ms. Segovia.

2019 Blue Ribbon School

2021 #1 Elementary School in D.C.

Open House Dates

Open Houses are a perfect chance for new families to check out our school! Also check out our information for new families.

All Open Houses will be from 9-10:30 am.

Thursday, January 12; Thursday, February 9;
Wednesday,  March 15; Thursday, April 6;
May TBD; No June Open House